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Medicare Part D Plans Are Changing. Open Enrollment Ends Dec. 7 Are your prescription medications covered by Medicare? You should check your plan to see if you need to make any changes.
Henderson Behavioral Health Advancing Early Intervention
Smoking and Mental Health: Why Is It Harder for People with Mental Illness to Quit Smoking?
2015 Health Insurance Open Enrollment Starts Nov. 15
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Family and NAMI Connection Recovery Support Groups


NAMI Boise support groups provide support, knowledge and understanding along with an opportunity for group members to share experiences in a confidential setting. Ongoing support groups are currently held in Boise and Nampa.

NAMI Connections (Consumer Support Groups): NAMI Connection groups are peer-run groups for persons recovering from a mental illness. They are an alliance composed of individuals who have in common the experience of living with a serious and persistent mental illness. Consumers share experiences and use them as learning opportunities for themselves and others. The goal is to support and further their goals of recovery from a mental illness.

NAMI Connection groups are held: 

Tuesdays: 1:00-2:30 p.m. at the Veterans Administration Medical Center, Building 114, Group Room 2.  550 West Fort Street, Boise, ID
Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday: 4:30-6:00 p.m. at Safe Haven Mental Wellness Clinic.  8050 Northview, Boise, ID

Nampa Tuesdays: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Church of Nampa.  2717 12th Ave Rd., Nampa, ID

Family Support Group: Trained facilitators who are family members of persons with mental illness head our family support groups. These support groups are for family members, friends, and loved ones of those with a mental illness. Support groups offer opportunities to share feelings and concerns, network about resources and information, share problem-solving strategies, and give and receive mutual support. Group members have comfort in knowing they are not alone when mental illness strikes their family.

Family Support Groups are held: 

1st and 3rd NAMI Family and Friends Support Group Meets: 1st 2nd & 3rd, Wednesday of each month. The 4th Wed. will be and education night. (Call for location) Time: 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm Place: El-Ada Program Building 2250 S. Vista Ave., Boise, Id 83705 (S.E corner of Vista and Targee) Canyon County Family Support Group 2nd and 4th THURSDAY from 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm at: United Methodist Church 2717 12th Ave. Rd. Nampa, Idaho 83686 Please contact NAMI Boise at 208-376-4304 or manager@nami-boise.org for more information.

 


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